Perkins Coie (JD Supra France)
French Data Protection Authority Issues Guidance on Application of Blockchain to the GDPR
On September 24, 2018, the French data protection authority, Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés (CNIL), became the first data protection authority to issue written guidance on the intersection of the use of blockchain technology and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Due to the decentralized and permanent nature of the blockchain, there is an inherent tension...
France’s Foreign Public Corruption Law (Article 435-3)
The chart traces the flow and logic of Article 435-3 (proscribing foreign corruption), discusses the Government’s 2015 anti-corruption “Compliance Guidelines,” and summarizes the pending anti-corruption legislation. Please see full Flow Chart below for more information.